Contact us

We welcome contact with our local community, so if there's something you'd like to talk to us about, do get in touch.

General enquiries

University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester CO4 3SQ

Telephone +44 (0) 1206 873333


If something goes wrong

For emergencies relating to safety, please call 999 in the first instance. Our security officers are also available to take such calls on a 24-hour basis:

  • Colchester 01206 872222
  • Southend 01702 328408 or 07827 988085
  • Loughton 020 8508 5983 (during office hours)

For issues relating to student behaviour please email